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  • NASA planning to purchase additional Soyuz seats
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: Soyuz launchNASA is considering buying two additional seats on Soyuz spacecraft to ensure a continued American presence on the International Space Station amid worries about additional delays in commercial crew
      PubDate: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:45:10 +000
  • Air Force smallsat to fly on upcoming Falcon 9 launch
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: S5 Blue CanyonAn experimental Air Force small satellite intended to test space situational awareness technologies will be a secondary payload on the upcoming Falcon 9 launch of a commercial communications satellite and lunar
      PubDate: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:24:26 +000
  • NASA seeks to accelerate work on lunar missions
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: Bridenstine lunar landerNASA is now emphasizing speed in its lunar exploration plans, including seeking to fly payloads on commercial lunar landers before the end of this year as it works with industry on lander
      PubDate: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 05:37:46 +000
  • After the reorganization, who’s really in charge of military
    • Authors: Sandra Erwin
      Abstract: Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, who leads Air Force Space Command, emphasized close coordination with the National Reconnaissance Office during an April 18 press briefing.During a recent conversation with a senior defense official about the changes coming to military space, he pointed out that under the proposed reorganization the lines of authority could become a little
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:37:20 +000
  • Report: Updating the military’s nuclear communications systems a complex
           and expensive challenge
    • Authors: Sandra Erwin
      Abstract: Space-Based Infrared System GEO-1 Satellite undergoing work at Lockheed Martin Space Systems in Sunnyvale, Calif. (Photo courtesy of Lockheed Martin Space Systems)Bill LaPlante, MITRE: The NC3 system “has been studied a lot, its life has been extended as long as we could, and that’s where we are."
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:36:31 +000
  • Pentagon to propose a lean Space Force
    • Authors: Sandra Erwin
      Abstract: We are starting to get a clearer picture of how the Pentagon plans to fund and organize the Space Force as a new military
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:15:46 +000
  • Australian startup Fleet prepares Series A to fund next 10 satellites
    • Authors: Caleb Henry
      Abstract: Rocket Lab — It's Business Time (11 November 2018) payloadFleet Space Technologies will begin raising money next week from investors in a Series A financing round after service launch immediately filled its four cubesats with
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 21:36:41 +000
  • Relativity adds former SpaceX executives to leadership team
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: Relativity LC-16Small launch vehicle developer Relativity has added three people, all of whom previously held key positions at SpaceX, to its leadership team as it refines the technologies it will use on its
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:48:16 +000
  • NASA selects infrared astronomy survey mission
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: SPHERExNASA has selected for development a mission that will perform a spectroscopic survey of the entire sky at near-infrared wavelengths to study the origins of solar systems, galaxies and the
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:51:59 +000
  • NASA declares Opportunity Mars rover mission over
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: Opportunity roverNASA announced Feb. 13 that it was ending efforts to restore contact with the Opportunity Mars rover, bringing its mission to an end more than 15 years after it landed on the
      PubDate: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 02:46:59 +000
  • SpaceX protests NASA launch contract award
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: Atlas 5 TDRS-M launchSpaceX has filed a protest over the award of a launch contract to United Launch Alliance for a NASA planetary science mission, claiming it could carry out the mission for significantly less
      PubDate: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 21:18:56 +000
  • Air Force launch procurement under scrutiny
    • Authors: Sandra Erwin
      Abstract: Lawmakers are calling for an independent review of the Air Force Launch Service Agreement contracts and its strategy to acquire launch services in the coming years. Why?
      PubDate: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 17:30:50 +000
  • FIRST UP Satcom | Six Protons and an Angara launching this year •
           Airbus invests $25M in German plant
    • Authors: Caleb Henry
      Abstract: Airbus aims to halve the cost and production time for solar arrays by investing 25 million euros into its plant in Ottobrunn/Taufkirchen, Germany, near Munich. Credit: Airbus Defence and Space.To receive FIRST UP Satcom, a weekly SpaceNews newsletter for satellite and telecom professionals, sign up here. TOP STORIES Russia plans to conduct six Proton launches this year, as well as a second flight of the Angara 5A, according to Khrunichev, the manufacturer for both rockets. The Angara 5A mission is scheduled for December 2019. The rocket […]
      PubDate: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 17:00:50 +000
  • New FAA commercial space head promises transparency with industry
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: MonteithThe new leader of the commercial space transportation office within the Federal Aviation Administration pledged to be open and “over-communicate” with industry as it works on new regulatory
      PubDate: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:54:15 +000
  • Gilat issues $25 million dividend while pumping R&D
    • Authors: Caleb Henry
      Abstract: Gilat VSAT - Optus SC 4CEO Yona Ovadia said Gilat had $104 million on hand as of Dec. 31 and will have sufficient resources for significant financial plays even after subtracting the
      PubDate: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 22:55:36 +000
  • Spanish electricity company buys Hispasat for $1.1 billion
    • Authors: Caleb Henry
      Abstract: Hispasat's satellite control center. Credit: HispasatSpanish power company Red Eléctrica announced an agreement Feb. 12 to buy out Abertis’ 89.7 percent stake in domestic satellite operator Hispasat for 949 million euros ($1.08 billion)
      PubDate: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 20:06:37 +000
  • Former astronaut to run for U.S. Senate seat
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: Mark KellyFormer NASA astronaut Mark Kelly announced Feb. 12 his intent to run for a United States Senate seat in
      PubDate: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 18:44:26 +000
  • Techstars and Starburst unveil space startup accelerator
    • Authors: Debra Werner
      Abstract: Techstars, a company with dozens of accelerators for early stage companies, and Starburst Aerospace plan to begin accepting applications Feb. 12 for the new Techstar Starburst Space Accelerator. Credit: Techstars Starburst Space AcceleratorStarburst Aerospace and Techstars announced plans Feb. 12 to begin accepting applications for a new space-focused accelerator based in Los Angeles and backed by the U.S. Air Force, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Lockheed Martin, Maxar Technologies, SAIC and Israel Aerospace
      PubDate: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:00:36 +000
  • NASA minimizes threat of JWST delay from shutdown
    • Authors: Jeff Foust
      Abstract: JWST December 2018As NASA marks the latest milestone in the ongoing testing of the James Webb Space Telescope, agency officials are downplaying any additional delay to the troubled mission caused by the recent government
      PubDate: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 03:15:25 +000
  • Pentagon budget proposal funds Space Force headquarters as a
           ‘starting point’
    • Authors: Sandra Erwin
      Abstract: The Army established its first Intelligence, Information, Cyber, Electronic Warfare and Space Detachment during a ceremony Jan. 11, 2019, at Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington. Credit: U.S. ArmyDoD memo: The 2020 budget is a “starting point." The budget plan does not include “mission growth that may be needed to meet the evolving threat.”
      PubDate: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 22:32:46 +000
  • Telesat LEO contenders pitch Canadian production to sweeten deal
    • Authors: Caleb Henry
      Abstract: Telesat LEO Constellation SmallsatCompanies competing to build hundreds of broadband satellites for Canadian fleet operator Telesat are considering setting up production facilities in
      PubDate: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 22:15:21 +000
  • Chile weighs commercial replacement for lone spy satellite
    • Authors: Brian Berger
      Abstract: FASat-Charlie is Chile’s first high-resolution operational Earth observation system. This satellite was built by Airbus Defence and Space in Toulouse and launched in 2011 by Arianespace on a Soyuz rocket. Credit: AirbusIn a departure from Chile’s previous plan to order an upgraded replacement for its sole reconnaissance satellite, the air force is now looking at whether it can acquire partial control of a more advanced satellite of the caliber Maxar’s DigitalGlobe division
      PubDate: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 21:27:20 +000
  • Defense Intelligence Agency report aims to educate public on space
    • Authors: Sandra Erwin
      Abstract: Defense Intelligence Agency headquarters at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C.  Credit: DIANew report from the Defense Intelligence Agency says the Chinese and Russian militaries rely on space systems to command and control forces worldwide.
      PubDate: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 20:15:31 +000
  • Exolaunch plans ambitious launch campaign
    • Authors: Debra Werner
      Abstract: This is an artist's rendering of a cluster of cubesats and small satellites sent in orbit on a Russian Soyuz rocket by Exolaunch, the German launch services provider formerly known as ECM-Space. Credit: Exolaunch“We act as an essential interface between a heavy lift launch vehicle and a small satellite developer," said Jeanne Medvedeva, Exolaunch commercial
      PubDate: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 19:36:56 +000
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